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America"s immigrant women

by Cecyle S. Neidle

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Published by Twayne Publishers in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Women immigrants -- United States -- Biography.,
    • United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Cecyle S. Neidle.
      SeriesThe immigrant heritage of America series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1412 .N44
      The Physical Object
      Pagination312 p., [4] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages312
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5191987M
      ISBN 100805784004
      LC Control Number75012738

        In the s, the anti-immigrant, anti-Catholic American Party (also called the Know-Nothings) tried to severely curb immigration, and even ran . Immigration As a Feminist Issue. Printable PDF. Immigration is a feminist issue. Women and their children comprise approximately three-quarters of people migrating to the United States each year. Seventy percent of immigrant women attain legal status through a family-based visa, but the backlog is so severe that about four million people are.

      Now in paperback -- "A compelling collection providing insights into the variety of immigrant experiences." --Publishers WeeklyTake part in an extraordinary journey through the lives of 23 first-generation immigrant women as they uncover their own unique experiences in the new world. In.   The Two Asian Americas. By Karan Mahaja n. Octo an Indian immigrant named Vaishno Das Bagai rented a room in San Jose, turned on .

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America"s immigrant women by Cecyle S. Neidle Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. America's immigrant women. [Cecyle S Neidle] -- "It is this broad meaning of the term 'immigrant' that is being used in this book about one particular group of such newcomers -- women.

Hence this book begins with the wives and daughters of the. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates: portraits ; 21 cm: Responsibility: by Cecyle S.

Neidle. The popular debate around contemporary U.S. immigration tends to conjure images of men waiting on the side of the road for construction jobs, working in kitchens or delis, driving taxis, and sending money to their wives and families in their home countries, while women are often left out of these by: Introduction In my house, I have a room in which one wall is entirely covered with books that I used while writing America's Women: Years of Dolls, Drudges, Helpmates and I look at them I like to remember that there was a time, not very long ago, when teachers who wanted to offer courses on women's history were told there wasn't enough information to cover an entire semester.

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It's truly remarkable to read this book and appreciate how these women—numerically small, qualitatively great—made such a tremendous impact on this : Norton, W. & Company, Inc. “America and I,” originally appearing in in Children of Loneliness, is one of three autobiographical articles in the book.

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